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Foster CalvinFOSTER, Calvin Allister Foster   -  FEBRUARY 21, 1939 – JANUARY 20, 2023 


It is with a heavy heart we announce the passing of Calvin Allister Foster, age 83, of Oshawa, Ontario passed away on Friday, January 20, 2023. 


He was born in Shelburne County Nova Scotia on February 21, 1939 Son of the Late Calvin Foster and Madeline Elizabeth Smith.  Known for his tender heart, gracious charm and strength, he was a loving, Father, Brother, Uncle, Grandfather, Great Grandfather and dear friend.


He is survived by his loving Children. Kimberley Helen, Thomas Frederick wife Lori Ann and Trevor Michael.

Also survived by his brothers, Wendel, Dave, Mike, Laurie and Paul. 


Cherished grandfather of Cody James Foster wife Maddie, Kaitlynn Elizabeth-Helen Cooper, Karri-Lynn Dianne Davie husband Branden, Hope Karina Lawson husband Rory, Parker Calvin Foster and Wyatt David Allister Foster. Great grandfather of Nolan Paul Michael Lawson, Kace Roger Edward Lawson, Mailynn Pamela Grace Lawson and Hudson Calvin Tindale Foster. 


A devoted and engaged father and Grandfather, his favorite place was by the hockey arena, or baseball diamond watching his grandchildren.


He will always be their number one fan and supporter.  He loved big family dinners, spending time with his grandchildren. He always had a smile on his face.


He was a generous soul, and he cherished spending time with his family telling good stories. There’s so much more about him that not even words can describe.


His infectious smile, dedication and generosity will be greatly missed by his family and friends. 


Visitation will be held at the OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234) on Friday, January 27th from 9:30am -10:30am until time of service in the chapel at 10:30 a.m. 


The family appreciates all of your prayers and kind gestures during this difficult time. 


In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory may be made to Sick Kids Hospital. 


Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the family.